For the 30th year, Olathe has received the Tree City USA designation by the Arbor Day Foundation. The national recognition honors communities that show a commitment to effective urban forest management.
The City of Olathe is hosting a Girl Scout Open House on Tuesday, April 30 at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chamber of Olathe City Hall, 100 E. Santa Fe Street.
The City of Olathe Volunteers in the Park Program will recognize Cub Scout Pack 3387 for 10 years of service at Calamity Line Park on Saturday, April 27 at 11:00 a.m.
On April 27 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the Olathe Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) provides another opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding your home of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.
The green of spring means the ORANGE of construction season is upon us. Work zone safety is important for drivers and workers alike. In celebration of National Work Zone Awareness Week, April 15-19, the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials reminds drivers to slow down, read road signs and avoid distractions, as seen in this public service announcement video.
On April 27 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the Olathe Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) provides another opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding your home of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring your medications for disposal to Olathe City Hall, 100 E. Santa Fe. The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.
Neighbors of the Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop and Farm are invited to a neighborhood meeting to see the proposed plans and development schedule for the new barn being designed for the Mahaffie Farmstead.
Each year, the Olathe Farmers’ Market draws vendors and visitors from miles away. The market offers regionally grown fresh produce, plants and fresh flowers.
Purchase your season pool pass before April 30 and receive a $10 discount on family membership and a $5 discount on individual passes.
April is recognized as Fair Housing Month, celebrated across the country and in Olathe as a way to commemorate the 1968 passage of the Fair Housing Act that prohibits discrimination in housing.